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French Localisation Specialist

2019-1270_crt:1557396050313

Dovetail Games

Negotiable

Chatham, United Kingdom

United Kingdom

QA and Localisation

ASAP

14/05/2019

13/07/2019

Associate

Permanent | Full Time

No

Overview

At Dovetail Games we are passionate about empowering our people to build beautiful worlds, create breath-taking games and do the best work of their career to deliver our vision: “By Enthusiasts, For Enthusiasts”.

To help achieve this vision, we are looking for a French Localisation Specialist to join a team assisting with translation and quality control of localised game assets and other material, ensuring our passionate fans across the world get the best experience possible.

Dovetail Games is growing fast, developing our games using cutting edge Unreal 4 Engine technology and delivering these on multiple platforms: PC, PS4 and Xbox One.

Responsibilities

  • Translating from English into French across all our game releases and marketing content
  • Coordination of resources in MemoQ and Excel for the project setup on MemoQ
  • Provide feedback on the localisation schedule
  • Check localised files for consistency in style and terminology
  • Glossary and Translation Memory creation and maintenance
  • Create and update reference documentation for an internal knowledge base
  • Create and update internal training material in localisation and CAT tool use (MemoQ)
  • Localisation testing, reviewing localised content
  • Working occasionally on local support, marketing and other department requests/enquiries
  • Reviewing any linguistic related bugs, flaws and issues in English, and providing solutions using bug tracking system (Jira).


  • Person Specifications

  • Native French speaker
  • Fluent in English
  • Translation and Localisation experience, ideally within video games, MA or BA in translation is beneficial
  • Strong experience using CAT tools and MS Excel, experience using MemoQ is beneficial
  • A keen interest in games and how they are made
  • A strong self-starter who wants to represent the quality of our games in French
  • Excellent communication skills and attention to detail


  • About Dovetail Games

  • Developing games across multiple platforms using cutting edge technology
  • 23 days holiday + 8 days statutory holiday
  • Excellent work-life balance
  • Pension scheme
  • Eye-care vouchers
  • Free parking
  • Regular social and sporting activities
  • Shopping Discount Scheme




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